Training Diary: Week 4

Only one session this week but what a session! Only myself and a tall athletic guy attended so the instructor really seemed to pick up the pace. A decent warm up went straight into teaching wrestling-style take-downs. We went from practise straight into drills whereby someone keeps having to get up despite being taken down […]

Web Promotion and Over Promotion: Instructors’ pitfalls on the internet

There is a youtube video doing the rounds at the moment of an instructor who does a Taekwon-do demonstration where everything that can go wrong does go wrong. The instructor fails to break with almost every technique, despite a variety of excuses and finally when he does perform one break, a piece of wood strikes […]